Evergreen, Shrubs, Decorative fruit or berries
Grown for form and foliage; clusters of small flowers are rather inconspicuous. Used chiefly as background plantings, hedges. Berries (typically pea size) are enjoyed by birds; volunteer seedlings may be a nuisance.Rhamnus ilicifolia
Native to CoastRanges and Sierra Nevada foothills,mountains of SouthernCalifornia, Arizona, Baja California.Bulky shrub or shrubby treeto a possible 15 ft. tall, nearlyas wide. Roundish, spiny-toothedleaves. Takes heat,drought; makes a good informalscreen. Full sun or partialshade. No irrigation needed.
Native to California chaparral from 300–5,000-ft. elevation. Dense growth 6–15 ft. tall and wide. Leav...
Widely distributed speciesnative from eastern andSouthern California to westernTexas and northern Mexi...
Native to northernCoast Ranges to San LuisObispo area and to SierraNevada foothills, south to SanGabri...